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"I am horrified at the new proposal to amend the liquor policy!"

Following the debate about whether or not schools should serve alcohol to those of age at school functions, a Parent24 reader responds...

Fun

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher welcome baby boy

And baby makes four as Mila Kunis gives birth to a son.

Fun

"Animal Farm teaches kids to love animals" and other funnies

A Bollywood star is in the spotlight for talking about the children's book without having read it, sparking a slew up funny Tweets.

Fun

Party checklist for an adult hosting a teen party

Are you a parent that's hosting a teen party this festive season? Check out these tips to make sure everything runs smoothly.

Fun

Barbie's flying cat, sharks biting Hot Wheels and other Christmas gifts for kids

In this day and age, buying gifts for kids can be quite a tricky task, but our gift guide showcases the top toys for kids this festive season.

Development

Facebook and risky sex among teens: an HIV nightmare

There is a link between online social networking technologies and increased risky sexual behaviour.

News24

Updated: Genius babies escape from their cots!

Stand back Houdini and MacGyver... and watch these babies escape from their cots!

Primary school

Back to school: Why and where to get your stationery before Christmas

Take charge of that school stationery list for next year now, with these tips.

Toddler (1-2)

PRINT IT: cute reward charts

Here are Your Baby's beautiful reward charts to help your child with potty training, tidying up, doing their homework... or any other task they're mastering.

Development

Why adult children stay at home: looking beyond the myths of kidults, kippers and gestaters

The stereotype of a dependent generation who won’t leave home overlooks the many reasons adult family members choose to live together in the one house.

Health

#16Days of Storytelling

Heartlines is encouraging everyone to share their stories, create awareness and uplift each other.

High school

167 pairs of shoes are left behind, as matrics say goodbye

Matriculants at Fish Hoek High in Cape Town have left their shoes behind.

Tertiary education

Decolonisation: Academics must change what they teach, and how

How do we even begin to decolonise our institutions?
Weekly Poll

How big will you go on the kids' Christmas presents this year?

0 % - Every kid will get a small goodie bag. It's the thought that counts.
 
17 % - We splurge on our kids and the others get something small.
 
0 % - We usually break the bank every Christmas and worry about the debt later.
 
0 % - Haven't yet thought about it!
 
83 % - We will only spend what we have already saved up for and can afford.
 

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